Advancing Collaboration Theory: Models, Typologies, and Evidence

Title

Advancing Collaboration Theory: Models, Typologies, and Evidence

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Description

The term collaboration is widely used but not clearly understood or operationalized. However, collaboration is playing an increasingly important role between and across public, nonprofit, and for-profit sectors. Collaboration has become a hallmark in both intragovernmental and intergovernmental relationships. As collaboration scholarship rapidly emerges, it diverges into several directions, resulting in confusion about what collaboration is and what it can be used to accomplish. This book provides much needed insight into existing ideas and theories of collaboration, advancing a revised theoretical model and accompanying typologies that further our understanding of collaborative processes within the public sector... [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9781138811492

Publication Date

2016

Publisher

Routledge

City

New York, NY

Keywords

Collaboration theory, Intergovernmental cooperation, Intragovernmental cooperation, Public-private sector cooperation, Case studies

Disciplines

Public Administration | Public Affairs | Public Policy